Comments on: Counterparties: The American growth divide http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2013/01/22/counterparties-the-american-growth-divide/ A slice of lime in the soda Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:05:02 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Frwip http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2013/01/22/counterparties-the-american-growth-divide/comment-page-1/#comment-45626 Wed, 23 Jan 2013 02:22:39 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=20269#comment-45626 Wildly inaccurate predictions made at Davos? Who would have thunk?

Given that most of those (mostly) guys in Davos have no idea how much a role plain dumb luck has played in their success (hint: essentially all of it), I wouldn’t trust any of them to predict the color of the sky above their head 10 minutes in the future…

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By: Christofurio http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2013/01/22/counterparties-the-american-growth-divide/comment-page-1/#comment-45624 Wed, 23 Jan 2013 00:48:31 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=20269#comment-45624 “A conman faked a career as an economist and became an adviser to the World Bank”

So there was this conman economist … but, excuse me, I repeat myself….

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By: lambertstrether http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2013/01/22/counterparties-the-american-growth-divide/comment-page-1/#comment-45623 Tue, 22 Jan 2013 19:22:01 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=20269#comment-45623 So on “the value of finance”… I guess the great and the good at Davos won’t be discussing harm to borrowers and orchestrated cover-ups during Bank of America’s foreclosure reviews process?

http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2013/01/b ank-of-america-foreclosure-reviews-whist leblowers-provide-extensive-evidence-of- borrower-harm-and-orchestrated-coverup.h tml

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